The Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) are requesting comments from the construction industry about the potential use of government-mandated project labor agreements (PLAs) on large-scale federal projects in Washington, Maryland, Kentucky and Minnesota.
NAVFAC Northwest issued a PLA survey for a $25 million to $100 million Operational Training Facility at the Naval Air Station in Whidbey Island, Wash. To respond to the survey, click here
. Responses should be sent to Andrew Hart at 1101 Tautog Circle, Silverdale, WA 98315 by Jan. 14 at 2 p.m.
The USACE Baltimore District issued a PLA survey for unspecified renovation, repairs and new construction projects exceeding $25 million in total cost within the Baltimore-Washington corridor. To view the PLA survey, click here
. Responses should be sent via email to Jennifer Chrissis at [email protected]
, no later than 3 p.m. (EST) on Jan. 14.
The USACE Louisville District has also issued a PLA survey for the construction of a two-story elementary school in Fort Campbell, Ky. Comments should be sent to Chris Brackett at [email protected],
by Jan. 17. The survey request for this project can be found here
Finally, the USACE St. Paul District issued a PLA survey for upcoming work on the Fargo-Moorhead Metropolitan Area Flood Risk Management Project in St. Paul, Minn. Responses can be sent to Patricia Simon at [email protected]
, no later than Jan. 22. Click here
for more information.
If you need help responding to these surveys, please contact ABC National Director of Labor and Federal Procurement Ben Brubeck at [email protected]
For more information about government-mandated PLAs, visit www.thetruthaboutplas.com
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